The first table below looks at the demand for vSphere skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited vSphere over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Gloucestershire region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware vSphere
Rank 71 74 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing vSphere 14 11 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.57% 1.32% 2.88%
As % of the System Software category 15.38% 11.70% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 35
Average salary £46,000 £40,250 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
System Software Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
91 94 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.24% 11.31% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 61 83 124
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,450 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

vSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region.

vSphere Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing vSphere across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

vSphere Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

vSphere
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing vSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 £29,750 - 1
Cirencester - 2 £30,000 -
vSphere
South West

vSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere.

1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 33 (97.06%) Windows
3 31 (91.18%) Citrix
4 29 (85.29%) DHCP
5 28 (82.35%) Cisco
6 27 (79.41%) Linux
6 27 (79.41%) SQL
6 27 (79.41%) HP
7 26 (76.47%) ITIL
8 25 (73.53%) SAN
8 25 (73.53%) Symantec
8 25 (73.53%) DV Cleared
8 25 (73.53%) Security Cleared
9 24 (70.59%) NetApp
10 23 (67.65%) Veritas
10 23 (67.65%) VMware ESX
10 23 (67.65%) NetBackup
10 23 (67.65%) Perl
10 23 (67.65%) HPUX
10 23 (67.65%) Solaris
10 23 (67.65%) WebLogic
10 23 (67.65%) J2EE
10 23 (67.65%) MySQL
10 23 (67.65%) JBoss
10 23 (67.65%) Apache
10 23 (67.65%) Brocade
10 23 (67.65%) Web Development
10 23 (67.65%) Software Architecture
11 19 (55.88%) SC Cleared
11 19 (55.88%) C#

vSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing vSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited vSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (67.65%) Apache
1 23 (67.65%) WebLogic
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) DHCP
2 25 (73.53%) SAN
3 6 (17.65%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (5.88%) WAN
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 10 (29.41%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
3 9 (26.47%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support
7 1 (2.94%) FlexPod Consultant
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) J2EE
2 2 (5.88%) Web Services
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
1 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
1 2 (5.88%) Clustering
1 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
1 2 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (2.94%) FlexPod
2 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Windows
2 27 (79.41%) Linux
3 23 (67.65%) HPUX
3 23 (67.65%) Solaris
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.71%) Windows XP
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) ITIL
2 23 (67.65%) Web Development
2 23 (67.65%) Software Architecture
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 23 (67.65%) Perl
3 19 (55.88%) C#
3 19 (55.88%) C++
3 19 (55.88%) Java
4 4 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (73.53%) DV Cleared
1 25 (73.53%) Security Cleared
2 19 (55.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.76%) MCITP
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (8.82%) Degree
5 2 (5.88%) MCTS
5 2 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (5.88%) MCSA
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.94%) NCDA
6 1 (2.94%) NCIE
6 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (67.65%) VMware ESX
2 10 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 5 (14.71%) XenApp
5 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (67.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (91.18%) Citrix
3 28 (82.35%) Cisco
4 27 (79.41%) HP
5 25 (73.53%) Symantec
6 24 (70.59%) NetApp
7 23 (67.65%) Veritas
7 23 (67.65%) Brocade
7 23 (67.65%) JBoss
8 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 2 (5.88%) Apple
10 2 (5.88%) Websense
10 2 (5.88%) TOWER Software
10 2 (5.88%) AppSense
11 1 (2.94%) Mitel
11 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.94%) Vizioncore
11 1 (2.94%) EMC
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